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Wigtown Airfield, Squash Rackets Court, Domestic Site

Building (20th Century)

Site Name Wigtown Airfield, Squash Rackets Court, Domestic Site

Classification Building (20th Century)

Alternative Name(s) Baldoon Airfield

Canmore ID 256110

Site Number NX45SW 41.05

NGR NX 42243 52945

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

Permalink http://canmore.org.uk/site/256110

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Administrative Areas

  • Council Dumfries And Galloway
  • Parish Kirkinner
  • Former Region Dumfries And Galloway
  • Former District Wigtown
  • Former County Wigtownshire

Archaeology Notes

NX45SW 41.05 42243 52945

The squash court building is situated immediately W of the former Whithorn branch railway bridge over the minor road leading to the airfield. The building, buiolt of brick and concrete is at the most westerly part of the domestic site (NX45SW 41.01), is still roofed. It is in use as an animal shelter by the farmer.

Visited by RCAHMS (DE), March 2004

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